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Author Parr, Adrian.

Title The wrath of capital : neoliberalism and climate change politics / Adrian Parr.

Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, [2013]


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Description 1 online resource (xii, 216 pages).
Series New directions in critical theory
New directions in critical theory.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Climate capitalism -- Green angels or carbon cowboys? -- Population -- To be or not to be thirsty -- Sounding the alarm on hunger -- Animal pharm -- Modern feeling and the green city -- Spill, baby, spill.
Note Print version record.
Summary While climate change has become the dominant concern of the twenty-first century, global powers refuse to implement the changes required to reverse these trends. Rather, they have neoliberalized nature and climate change politics and discourse, indicating a more virulent strain of capital accumulation on the horizon. Adrian Parr calls attention to the problematic socioeconomic condition of neoliberal capitalism underpinning the world's environmental challenges, and she argues that, until we grasp the implications of neoliberalism's interference in climate change talks and policy, humanity is o.
Subject Climatic changes -- Economic aspects.
Climatic changes -- Political aspects.
PHILOSOPHY -- Political.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Infrastructure.
Climatic changes -- Economic aspects. (OCoLC)fst00864236
Climatic changes -- Political aspects. (OCoLC)fst00864257
Neoliberalism. (OCoLC)fst01737382
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Parr, Adrian. Wrath of capital 9780231158282 (DLC) 2012012474 (OCoLC)783520960
ISBN 9780231530941 (electronic bk.)
0231530943 (electronic bk.)
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